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Liverpool FC announces Anfield revamp consent will lapse to allow bigger expansion

Liverpool FC announces Anfield revamp consent will lapse to allow bigger expansion

Liverpool Football Club has announced that it will allow a five-year-old planning permission to increase the capacity of one of its Anfield stadium stands to lapse because it wants to submit plans for an even bigger expansion.

Revised Chester Racecourse redevelopment plans approved

Revised Chester Racecourse redevelopment plans approved

Revised plans for the redevelopment of Chester Racecourse were yesterday unanimously approved by councillors five months after they refused an earlier application for the scheme.

Concern over future of LGBT nightclub prompts inspector to block 12-storey London scheme

Concern over future of LGBT nightclub prompts inspector to block 12-storey London scheme

Plans for a mixed-use scheme with 46 homes in a building rising up to 12 storeys in east London have been refused by a planning inspector in part over concerns that the development could "harm the long-term provision of a night club that serves the LGBT+ community".

Plans submitted for 1,300-home Birmingham city centre scheme

Plans submitted for 1,300-home Birmingham city centre scheme

Plans have been submitted for a 1,300-home mixed-use development, including a 39-storey tower and up to 130,000 square metres of workspace, on a three-hectare site in central Birmingham.

Revised PPG advises councils that more town centre homes can boost high street 'vitality'

Revised PPG advises councils that more town centre homes can boost high street 'vitality'

Revised planning guidance suggests a range of non-retail uses that councils can support in town centres in response to changing shopping and leisure habits, including allowing more residential development in such areas.

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